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Sunday, March 13, 2016

Summer 2016 One-Acts Competition

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The Gulfport Community Players is now accepting submissions for the Summer 2016 One-Acts. Established in July 2000, the Summer One-Acts is the longest running one act competition in the Tampa Bay Area. We consider all submissions that are properly submitted. Entries are judged anonymously on their literary content.


Submissions will be accepted January 15 through March 15, 2016
Running time 5 to 15 minutes maximum

New and never produced in the Tampa Bay Area

No adaptations, children's plays or monologues.

Cast size 8 maximum. Simple staging, costumes, sets.


Include cover letter with author contact information, telephone, mailing address, email

Do not include professional resume! Entries are judged anonymously

Include 2 copies of the play - eliminate any author information from script pages

Include the number of characters, character breakdown and synopsis on first page

Use ONLY paper clips. No staples, binders, folders

Scripts will not be returned. No electronic submissions.

Do not visit the theater to "drop off" scripts.


Gulfport Community Players
Summer One-Acts
1619 49th Street S.
Gulfport, Fl 33707

Do not send scripts by certified mail or signature required.

No limit on the number of plays you can submit.

No entry fees.

No stipends, compensation or award money will be paid

All applicants will be notified of decisions no later than April 15, 2016

Plays will be presented for ten performances July 7-17 at Catherine Hickman Theater

Awards presented for favorite playwright, director, actress, actor

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